Wilderness Survival

   Sometime, you may have a character that is living off the land. Following is some general information that may prove useful.

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  • Wilderness Survival Guide — The Wilderness Survival Guide is a supplement to the Dungeons and Dragons role playing game, written by Kim Mohan and published by TSR, Inc. in 1986 (ISBN 088038 291 0). The book presents rules for adventuring in the outdoors. Opportunities and… …   Wikipedia

  • Survival skills — This article is about survival techniques. For the hip hop album by KRS One and Buckshot, see Survival Skills. Astronauts participate in tropical survival training at Albrook Air Force Base near the Panama Canal. From left to right are an… …   Wikipedia

  • Survival — Die Begriffe Survival oder Survivalismus bzw. Überlebenskunst fassen Fertigkeiten zusammen, die ein Überleben in lebensbedrohlichen Situationen ermöglichen sollen. Anwendung finden dabei verschiedenste Techniken und Hilfsmittel u. a. von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Survival knife — Survival knives are intended for survival purposes when lost in a wilderness environment. Military units issue some type of survival knife to pilots in the event they may be shot down. Hunters, hikers, and outdoor sport enthusiasts use survival… …   Wikipedia

  • Wilderness therapy — is a form of adventure therapy that relies on the natural aspects of a primitive outdoor sojourn or wilderness expedition. Wilderness therapy is often used for behavior modification by the families of young people. But the aims and methods of… …   Wikipedia

  • Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician — Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician, or WEMT, is the second highest level of wilderness emergency medical training available in the USA (second to Wilderness Advanced Life Support (WALS)), or other courses for advanced providers such as AWLS …   Wikipedia

  • Wilderness — For other uses, see Wilderness (disambiguation). Old growth European Beech forest in Biogradska Gora National Park, Montenegro …   Wikipedia

  • Wilderness and diarrhea — Diarrhea acquired in the wilderness, sometimes calledWilderness diarrhea (WD), wilderness acquired diarrhea (WAD) or backcountry diarrhea, and is a much discussed hazard among backpackers, hikers, campers and other outdoor recreationalists who… …   Wikipedia

  • survival training —       teaching people to survive in the wilderness, using essentially Stone Age skills. Such techniques include building shelters from available materials, making fire without matches, locating water, identifying edible plants, manufacturing… …   Universalium

  • Survival bag — A survival bag is a person sized waterproof bag, typically orange in colour, designed for use in wilderness, mountain, forest upland or hill top situations to avert the threat of hypothermia from exposure. It is reasonably light, made from strong …   Wikipedia

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